|The Escape of a Princess Pat - George Pearson|
Librivox recording of The Escape of a Princess Pat to celebrate Remembrance Day 2008.(OK so we are a little ahead of Schedule) Being the full account of the capture and fifteen months' imprisonment of Corporal Edwards, of the Princess Patricia's Canadian Light Infantry, and his final escape from Germany into Holland. Summary from Book title. For further information, including links to online text, reader information, RSS feeds, CD cover or other formats (if available), please go to the LibriVox ...
Keywords: librivox; audiobook; history; Canada; WW I
Downloads: 9,801 (2 reviews)
|High Adventure A Narrative of Air Fighting in France - James Norman Hall|
Librivox recording of High Adventure A Narrative of Air Fighting in France by James Norman Hall read by Mike Vendetti. High Adventure A Narrative of Air Fighting in France by James Norman Hall; you will find this book although an exciting narrative has an unpolished feel because it was published in June of 1918 while Mr. Hall was a captive in a German POW camp. When he was captured behind enemy lines, the book was still a work in progress...
Keywords: librivox; audiobook; history; American; WW I
Downloads: 20,204 (2 reviews)
|Kitchener's Mob Adventures of an American in the British Army - James Norman Hall|
Librivox recording of Kitchener's Mob Adventures of an American in the British Army by James Norman Hall read by Mike Vendetti. “Pvt Ryan”, “Platoon”, “A Soldier’s Home”, "Kitchener’s Mob”. These aren’t happy stories, they are about the experience of War. War at different times, and although modern warfare may be more sanitized, the adventure, the horror, the emotions don’t change...
Keywords: librivox; audiobook; history; American; WW I
|Anthony Trent, Master Criminal - Wyndham Martyn|
LibriVox recording of Anthony Trent, Master Criminal, by Wyndham Martyn. Read by Anna Simon. In 1918, Anthony Trent, a well-educated young man in his late twenties, lives an unsatisfactory life in a New York boarding house. He writes successful crime fiction stories, but this doesn't pay enough for him to do the things he wants. Things change when he starts to put his knowledge of crime to a practical use.....
Keywords: Librivox; audiobook; crime fiction; World War I; WW I; criminal
|Menschen im Krieg - Andreas Latzko|
LibriVox recording of Menschen im Krieg by Andreas Latzko. Read in German by Julia Niedermaier 6 Novellen über den Krieg. 6 tragische Menschenschicksale. 6 Geschichten über die Auswirkungen des 1. Weltkrieges. Geschichten über Angst, Schuldgefühle, Trauma, Wut ... Sie zeigen die Sinnlosigkeit des Krieges und schildern anschaulich - teils sehr graphisch - die Zustände an der Front und zu Hause und die inneren Beweggründe der Protagonisten...
Keywords: librivox; audiobooks; WW I; erster weltkrieg; Europe; non-fiction
|George Tita: In My Own Words - The Social Voice Project|
George Tita of Koppel, PA was drafted soon after the attack on Pearl Harbor and, along with his childhood friend, Pete, served with the 691st Tank Destroyer outfit. After a stint in Bowie, TX, the outfit moved to Louisiana to finish their training. In March of 1944, the cadre shipped out to England, and though George and the Tank Destroyers were set to follow in April, undisclosed circumstances prevented them from making the trip...
Keywords: WW II; WW I; Europe; veterans; Pittsburgh; oral history; Army; Germany; Battle of the Bulge; tank destroyer; Patton
|The Second Act - April 2011 - Brian Knoblock|
The Second Act celebrates the life and vitality of those over 50 who follow their passion in the second half of their lives. This month we'll meet John Daaman, who traded in his career as a plant engineer for auto companies to follow his wife's dream of opening a B&B. We'll also learn how Jim Wilberg's childhood visits with WW I flying aces led to his Second Act as an author of books about early combat aviators...
Keywords: John Daaman; Waldo Emerson Inn; Kennebunk; Maine; WW I; Jean Navarre; HB Provisions; Jim Wilberg; Bonnie Clement; Baron von Richtoven; Tumult In The Clouds
|The History Show - Episode 14 - Near FM - Cathal Brennan|
Episode fourteen of the History Show on Near FM presented by John Dorney and Cathal Brennan. On today’s episode we’re joined by Fionnula Walsh of Trinity College Dublin to discuss Irish women and World War 1.In Ireland, the First World War saw not only participation in the global conflict but also the beginnings of nationalist revolution. What did all of this mean for Irish women? Fionnuala Walsh tracks the advances made by women during the war – working in factories, contributing to ...
Keywords: The History Show; Irish History; Near FM; John Dorney; Cathal Brennan; Fionnula Walsh; Feminism; Gender; Ireland; World War 1; First World War; WW I; Ireland; Seperation Woemn; Cumann na mBan; Sinn Féin; Unionism; Nationalism; Conservative; Suffrage; Vote; Voting; Easter Rising; British Army; Election; Feminism; Volunteers
|Enhanced ReCast - WAWWH 25 - We Are What We Hated Series - vyzygoth, Larry The Contractor Guy, mediamode|
Vyz and Larry discuss the connection between the U.S. assassinations of the 1960's and Weimar Germany. Originally aired in April 2012.This 30-part series explores Nazism; its origins, its workings then and now and its ramifications. Originally posted by Vyzygoth on his thinkorbeeaten.com site, he and Larry The Contractor Guy lay out Nazism in all its forms. Find more Enhanced ReCasts archived at mediamodepresents.blogspot.com on the right hand side of the page. Tagged by mediamode, Janua...
Keywords: vyzygoth; contractor guy; itunes; ipod; ipad; iphone; aac; m4a; vlc; mp3; wawwh; mediamode; podcast; enhanced; recast; germany; hitler; SXSW; linda ronstadt; assassination; weimar republic; fascism; serpents egg; paul winkler; john judge; JFK; kennedy; brian crim; friedrich wilhelm heinz; herbert hoover; rush limbaugh; ron paul; calvin coolidge; reichstag fire; van der lubbe; plato; edward bernays; propaganda; giovanni gentile; claude pepper; red scare; mccarran act; charles wilcox; jim garrison; james buchanan; jack ruby; feme; vehm; vehmic court; mae brussell; reinhard gehlen; lee harvey oswald; gary powers; fletcher pouty; eisenhower; allen dulles; john foster dulles; robert lansing; william jennings bryan; edward man dell house; joseph patrick tumulty; oligarchy; aristocracy; monarchy; winston churhill; wwi; ww i; wwii; ww ii; ww 1; ww 2; world war; tora; godfather; valkyrie; george patton; synthetic gasoline; ig farben; standard oil; archduke ferdinand; jesuit; douglas macarthur; new deal; george bush; patriot act; homeland security; police state; enabling act; gerald suster; theodore roosevelt; george wallace; internal security act; wesley fraser
|Enhanced ReCast - WAWWH 17 - We Are What We Hated series - mediamode, vyzygoth, Larry the Contractor Guy|
Enhanced ReCast - WAWWH 17 - We Are What We Hated seriesVyz and Larry continue their discussion about the Nazi flight capital program, which is financing the Fourth Reich. Originally aired December 2011. Find more enhanced recasts archived at mediamodepresents.blogspot.com on the right hand side of the page. This 30-part series explores Nazism; its origins, its workings then and now and its ramifications. Originally posted by Vyzygoth on his thinkorbeeaten.com site, he and Larry the Contra...
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